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Wednesday | December 19, 2012
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Suicide – Correctional Officers Cause & Effect of Workplace StressBy Carl ToersBijns, former deputy warden, ASPC Eyman, Florence AZ
Not much attention has been brought to the mental and emotional health or wellness of correctional officers. Today there are reports and surveys that are very disturbing and reveal the cause and effects of workplace stress. One can’t help but notice this impact of stress on correctional officers and how it contributes to the high rate of suicides among this workgroup.
One such person who noticed the changes was Middlesex Sheriff Peter J. Koutoujian who said ... full story
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Deputy Warden, Security and Safety - Erie County, Pennsylvania
Erie County, Pennsylvania is seeking a Deputy Warden of Security and Safety for the Erie County Prison. This position will provide the potential advancement opportunity to the position of Warden within 1-2 years.
quote of the week
"I can accept failure, but I can't accept not trying.."